Articles and researches

May 19, 2021

Just 20 companies create half the world’s single-use plastic waste

Approximately 50% of all single-use plastic waste originates from just 20 companies, according to a recent study. The study also took a holistic look at the […]
May 19, 2021

Leonardo DiCaprio leads coalition to restore Galápagos Islands

A coalition of about 40 partners has mobilized $43 million to restore the Galápagos Islands. Among the organizations leading the project is  Re:wild, a group co-founded by […]
May 19, 2021

Modular, prefab cabins immerse guests in a Slovakian forest

A Scandinavian-inspired eco-friendly getaway has popped up in a Slovakian forest with the completion of the ‘Tree Houses,’ a cluster of prefab cabins for Hotel Björnson in the […]
May 19, 2021

an interview with adventurer Sara Dykman

Millions of monarch butterflies spend the winter in the oyamel fir tree forests in Michoacán, Mexico. When the weather warms up in spring, they leave the […]
May 18, 2021

So Good So You delivers shots of organic, vegan nutritional support

As varied as they are, it seems every nutritional plan can agree on one thing — fruits and veggies are good for the body. The team […]
May 18, 2021

Cargo ships’ exhaust purification systems are polluting the oceans

A study carried out by the International Council on Clean Transportation (ICCT) has found that cargo ships are discharging potentially harmful waste into the oceans. Waste from the […]
May 18, 2021

UK plastic waste is being exported to and burned in Turkey

Approximately 40% of the U.K.’s plastic waste was sent to Turkey last year, according to a Greenpeace U.K. report. This is equivalent to 210,000 metric tons […]
May 18, 2021

A telecoms building gets a new life as energy-producing apartments

Dutch practice orange architects has given an old telecommunications building a new lease on life by transforming the Rotterdam property into a solar-powered apartment complex. Completed […]